Jamaica Crime News, St Andrew: Detectives attached to the Half Way Tree Police Station in St Andrew have now commenced a probe into the shooting death of a popular businessman, on the compound of a hotel in the parish on Sunday, June 10, 2018.
The deceased has been identified as John Brandon Murray, 47-year-old landscaper and Sports Administrator of a Clarendon Park address in Clarendon.
Reports by the police are that shortly after 4:50 p.m. on Sunday, Murray was conducting his landscaping business on the compound of the Mayfair Hotel located along West Kings House Close when he was shot by unknown assailants.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, they discovered Murray lying in a pool of blood with multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
By Henry Bucknor